Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 268 392
Rank change year-on-year +37 +124 +35
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 96 85 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.94% 0.73% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.67% 5.72% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 88 65 38
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £80,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -22.36% +28.80%
10th Percentile £53,375 £44,250 £42,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £120,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -20.00% +20.00%

PaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2055 1486 1598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.12% 12.78% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1868 1357 1388
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £56,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +3.08% +3.65%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PaaS in the City of London.

Salary trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 74 (77.08%) IaaS
2 64 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 45 (46.88%) Active Directory
5 43 (44.79%) SQL Server
6 42 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (39.58%) Java
7 38 (39.58%) DevOps
8 35 (36.46%) .NET
9 33 (34.38%) SaaS
10 32 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 32 (33.33%) Puppet
11 31 (32.29%) VPN
11 31 (32.29%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (31.25%) JIRA
12 30 (31.25%) TDD
12 30 (31.25%) Confluence
13 28 (29.17%) Docker
13 28 (29.17%) Continuous Delivery
13 28 (29.17%) Azure Active Directory
13 28 (29.17%) WAN
14 27 (28.13%) DNS
14 27 (28.13%) IBM
14 27 (28.13%) Firewall
14 27 (28.13%) BDD
14 27 (28.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 26 (27.08%) Splunk
15 26 (27.08%) DHCP
16 23 (23.96%) High Availability
17 22 (22.92%) Octopus Deploy

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (31.25%) Confluence
2 4 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (3.13%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.08%) Apache
4 2 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.08%) nginx
5 1 (1.04%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 74 (77.08%) IaaS
2 64 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (34.38%) SaaS
4 28 (29.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 20 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (20.83%) Office 365
6 11 (11.46%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (3.13%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (3.13%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 2 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (2.08%) Bluemix
9 2 (2.08%) BPaaS
9 2 (2.08%) Force.com
9 2 (2.08%) Heroku
9 2 (2.08%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (2.08%) OpenShift
9 2 (2.08%) Serverless
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 31 (32.29%) VPN
2 28 (29.17%) WAN
3 27 (28.13%) DNS
3 27 (28.13%) Firewall
4 26 (27.08%) DHCP
5 21 (21.88%) DMZ
6 9 (9.38%) SAN
7 3 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (3.13%) Internet
7 3 (3.13%) LAN
8 2 (2.08%) Broadband
8 2 (2.08%) IPsec
8 2 (2.08%) SSL
8 2 (2.08%) WebEx
9 1 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.04%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (44.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.29%) MySQL
3 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.17%) Data Lake
5 3 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.13%) Power BI
5 3 (3.13%) Redis
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.04%) Big Data
6 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.04%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 32 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 30 (31.25%) JIRA
3 27 (28.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 22 (22.92%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (13.54%) Jenkins
6 8 (8.33%) Visual Studio
7 6 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (4.17%) Artifactory
8 4 (4.17%) Bitbucket
8 4 (4.17%) Spock
9 3 (3.13%) CruiseControl
9 3 (3.13%) SpecFlow
9 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.04%) RubyGems
10 1 (1.04%) Subversion
General
1 19 (19.79%) Finance
2 9 (9.38%) Banking
3 5 (5.21%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.17%) Advertising
5 3 (3.13%) Legal
6 2 (2.08%) Publishing
6 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.04%) Back Office
7 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (30.21%) Azure Engineer
3 28 (29.17%) Cloud Engineer
4 27 (28.13%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (23.96%) Azure DevOps
6 22 (22.92%) DevOps Engineer
7 19 (19.79%) Architect
7 19 (19.79%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 17 (17.71%) Cloud Specialist
8 17 (17.71%) DevOps Specialist
8 17 (17.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 9 (9.38%) Developer
10 7 (7.29%) Cloud Architect
11 5 (5.21%) Azure Architect
11 5 (5.21%) Implementation Engineer
11 5 (5.21%) Security Engineer
12 4 (4.17%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
12 4 (4.17%) Consultant
12 4 (4.17%) Security Architect
12 4 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (36.46%) .NET
2 6 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 6 (6.25%) REST
2 6 (6.25%) Spring
3 4 (4.17%) React
3 4 (4.17%) SAML
3 4 (4.17%) Spring Boot
3 4 (4.17%) Web Services
4 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (3.13%) CSS
4 3 (3.13%) Gherkin
4 3 (3.13%) HTML
4 3 (3.13%) HTML5
4 3 (3.13%) Middleware
4 3 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (3.13%) WCF
4 3 (3.13%) WinForms
4 3 (3.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.79%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.38%) Public Cloud
3 6 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (5.21%) Mainframe
5 4 (4.17%) PKI
6 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.08%) Cloud Native
7 2 (2.08%) Clustering
7 2 (2.08%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (2.08%) EMC VNX
7 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.08%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.04%) Fintech
8 1 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.04%) User Experience
8 1 (1.04%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.92%) Windows
2 9 (9.38%) Linux
2 9 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 7 (7.29%) Unix
4 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.04%) Android
5 1 (1.04%) Solaris
5 1 (1.04%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (39.58%) DevOps
3 31 (32.29%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (31.25%) TDD
5 28 (29.17%) Continuous Delivery
6 27 (28.13%) BDD
7 23 (23.96%) High Availability
8 13 (13.54%) Migration
9 9 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (9.38%) Information Security
9 9 (9.38%) IT Strategy
10 8 (8.33%) SIEM
11 7 (7.29%) Microservices
11 7 (7.29%) Presales
11 7 (7.29%) Risk Management
12 6 (6.25%) Line Management
12 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
12 6 (6.25%) Test Automation
12 6 (6.25%) TOGAF
13 5 (5.21%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (39.58%) Java
2 11 (11.46%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.46%) SQL
3 7 (7.29%) Python
4 6 (6.25%) Ruby
4 6 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.17%) Groovy
6 3 (3.13%) C#
6 3 (3.13%) Perl
7 2 (2.08%) Go
8 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.04%) C++
8 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.04%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (3.13%) Check Point Certification
2 3 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.13%) MCSA
2 3 (3.13%) MCSE
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.08%) CISM
3 2 (2.08%) CISSP
3 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) CISA
4 1 (1.04%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.08%) GCP
3 2 (2.08%) QA
4 1 (1.04%) GDPR
System Software
1 45 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 28 (29.17%) Docker
3 12 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (4.17%) vSphere
6 2 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.08%) XenApp
7 1 (1.04%) KVM
7 1 (1.04%) NFS
7 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (33.33%) Puppet
2 7 (7.29%) Ansible
2 7 (7.29%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 3 (3.13%) SCVMM
3 3 (3.13%) vRealize
4 2 (2.08%) EdgeSight
4 2 (2.08%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.08%) Nagios
4 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.08%) SCOM
5 1 (1.04%) CSIRT
5 1 (1.04%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.04%) rkt
5 1 (1.04%) Rundeck
5 1 (1.04%) Terraform
5 1 (1.04%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.04%) vMotion
Vendors
1 60 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 27 (28.13%) IBM
3 26 (27.08%) Splunk
4 16 (16.67%) VMware
5 11 (11.46%) Cisco
6 7 (7.29%) Google
7 6 (6.25%) Dell
7 6 (6.25%) EMC
7 6 (6.25%) Veritas
8 5 (5.21%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.17%) Apigee
9 4 (4.17%) Apple
9 4 (4.17%) Citrix
9 4 (4.17%) HP
9 4 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (3.13%) Canon
10 3 (3.13%) Infragistics
10 3 (3.13%) Juniper
10 3 (3.13%) MobileIron
11 2 (2.08%) NetApp